Payson, AZ Livability Score

Payson, AZ is Extremely Livable
  • • Payson is ranked #98 in Arizona
  • • Payson is ranked #8483 in the USA
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Low Cost of Living
  • High Graduation Rates
  • Stable Housing Market
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Population (2013)15,2056,410,979309,138,711
Population density (sq mi)7815890
Median age52.936.037.2
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%55%56%
Have children (under 18yrs)27%44%45%
African American0%4%13%
Speak English93%73%79%
Speak Spanish6%21%13%
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  • lookingforair posted a question in Payson
  • May 23, 2011
senior housing and do you need a car in payson?I would like to know if there is HUD type housing in Payson where the government takes 30% of your monthly income for rent? Please let me know. I would also like to know if it's possible to live without a car comfortably in Payson. ISee full question
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  • lookingforair posted a question in Payson
  • May 22, 2011
Is there HUD housing in Payson?I'm currently living at the Westward Ho in downtown Phoenix. The air pollution in this valley has gotten so bad I want to move to Payson. I would like to know about the senior low income housing, section 8, and HUD possibilities. PleaseSee full question
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